When God saw their actions--that they had turned from their evil ways--He relented from the disaster He had threatened to bring upon them.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Kings 21:27-29
Job 33:27, 28
and God repented.
Amos 7:3, 6
Chapter Outline1. Jonah, sent again, preaches to the Ninevites.
5. Upon their repentance,
10. God relents.
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Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
When God saw their deeds, that they turned from their wicked way, then God relented concerning the calamity which He had declared He would bring upon them. And He did not do it.
King James Bible
And God saw their works, that they turned from their evil way; and God repented of the evil, that he had said that he would do unto them; and he did it not.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then God saw their actions--that they had turned from their evil ways--so God relented from the disaster He had threatened to do to them. And He did not do it.
International Standard Version
God took note of what they did—that they turned from their evil ways. Because God relented concerning the trouble about which he had warned them, he did not carry it out.
When God saw their actions--they turned from their evil way of living!--God relented concerning the judgment he had threatened them with and he did not destroy them.
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